Natalie is a partner of Lavan, an independent law firm in Perth operating in association with Gadens.
Natalie is an Accredited Family Law Specialist with extensive experience in family law, representing clients in family and domestic relationship law, both nationally and internationally.
Natalie’s experience in financial cases includes all aspects of complex property proceedings, contested inheritance, companies and trust structures, valuation and business issues, and acting on behalf of liquidators and banks.
Natalie has a particular interest in complex parenting cases and child related matters having successfully run and defended parenting cases for clients living in Australia and overseas including international child recovery. She has experience in cases involving family violence and Family Violence Restraining Orders.
Natalie is also experienced at mediation and is a qualified Collaborative lawyer.
Natalie was previously a key adviser to the Family Law Council Attorney-General’s Department Family Relationship Advice Line.
Natalie is currently the Vice President of the Family Law Practitioners’ Association (FLPA) of Western Australia and Chair of the FLPA Law Reform Subcommittee.
Natalie currently sits on the Law Society’s Accreditation Committee.